Carex oblita Steudel. Section: [26ff] Section 23c Hymenochlaenae. Southern Dark Green Sedge. Hab: Bogs, seeps, sphagnous swamps. and other wet habitats. Dist: NY (Long Island) and NJ south to sc. GA, west to w. LA, mostly on the Coastal Plain, but extending much less commonly inland to the Piedmont and Mountains.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = S, Tn, Va, Mackenzie (1931-1935); = Carex venusta var. minor – C, F, G, K1; < Carex venusta – FNA23, GW1, K3, K4, NY, W, WH3